Usage note
This word may also be spelled "septena" in the sense shown in 1) and must begin with a capital letter in the sense shown in 2).
setena
feminine noun
1. (archaic) (seven things of a kind) 
a. seven 
Una setena de libros antiguos se encontraron entre los escombros de la biblioteca.Seven ancient books were found in the rubble of the library.
abbreviation
2. (National Environmental Technical Secretariat) (Costa Rica) 
a. SETENA 
Las empresas interesadas en realizar un proyecto tienen que entregar una Evaluación de Impacto Ambiental a la Setena.The companies interested in carrying out a project need to submit an Environmental Impact Assessment to the SETENA.
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